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Pope Francis arrives in Washington DC

President Obama and the First Lady have welcomed the Pontiff to America at the start of his three-city visit

Francis spent 45 minutes meeting with Cuba’s 17 bishops at the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity

Francis celebrated Mass in the Minor Basilica of the Shrine of Our Lady of Charity of El Cobre on the final day of his visit to Cuba

The Pope addressed thousands of Cubans on the feast of St Matthew

Pope Francis delivered an off-the-cuff homily in Havana’s cathedral on Sunday

The Pontiff visited the former president of Cuba after the Mass on Sunday

‘We do not serve ideas, we serve people,’ Francis tells hundreds of thousands in Revolution Square

Council of Cardinals will study the way the Church identifies and appoints bishops

Pope Francis’s 10th foreign trip will be the longest of his pontificate, Fr Federico Lombardi has said

The cardinal says as a child of divorced parents he knows what it is to grow up in a ‘patchwork family’